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Tourism: British Airways unveils Britain’s top Spring, Summer destinations



British Airways (BA) has unveiled top Spring and Summer destinations to explore in Britain for

a home-away-from-home experience by potential travellers.

Tiarhan Oghenejode of, the agency that handles the media activities of BA,  stated this in a statement she made available to the Nigeria News Agency in Lagos.

The statement said, “As Spring starts to creep into Britain and with summer on the horizon, the days grow longer, and the beautiful, incredibly diverse islands invite visitors from around the globe to explore its virtually endless attractions.”

The airline’s commercial manager for West Africa, Kola Olayinka, was quoted in the statement to have said that there was a lot to see and do during  spring and summer.

“If you have a limited time to visit, you may prefer to focus on a few activities in one area, rather than travelling far and wide.”

Olayinka said that potential travellers could visit  Newquay in Cornwall, which is famed for surfing.

“It’s Fistral Beach in particular draws riders of all proficiencies.

“Fistral is just one of five splendid beaches on that stretch of the coast, with Instgram-able wide, white, sandy beaches and of course, excellent waves.

“If you need surfing lessons, it should certainly be on your agenda,” he said.

Oghenejode, in the statement,  said thus period  was  a better time to visit the Cornish paradise.

He said it was just one flight connection away as a result of multiple daily flights operated by the airline from Nigeria to Heathrow year-round.

He  added  that the airline would operate five times a week between July 2and Sept.7 from

Heathrow to Newquay


The statement also quoted

Olayinka  to have listed other places to include:

Polly Joke, The Cornwall

Aviation Heritage Centre, and  Lusty Glaze Beach.

The statement added, “Polly Joke was originally known as Jackdaw Cove, or Pol-Lejouack in Cornish.

“Nothing to do with a wisecracking parrot, but rather a beautiful swimming spot between two headlands, with calm, deep water and plenty of rock pools and caves to explore.

“Visitors enjoy the seclusion and tranquility of this place when other beaches in the area get crowded.”

The statement also  said that  Newquay had outlets for food and drink, ranging from the ubiquitous – and acclaimed – fish and chips on the beach, to good coffee, gastropub fare and fine dining.

According to the statement, other

dining locations include The Bowgie Inn, The Jamaica Inn and Watchful Mary.

Edited By: Peter Dada

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